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Vavuniya

District in Sri Lanka

Contents: Population

The population development of Vavuniya as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

VavuniyaDistrict95,428149,835172,115189,000
Sri LankaRepublic14,846,75018,797,25720,359,43921,803,000

Source: Department of Census and Statistics, Sri Lanka (web).

Explanation: All 2019 estimates are provisional.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2019)
Males93,000
Females96,000
Urbanization (C 2012)
Rural137,299
Urban34,816
Age Groups (C 2012)
0-14 years46,993
15-64 years116,332
65+ years8,790
Age Distribution (C 2012)
0-9 years30,980
10-19 years34,123
20-29 years29,259
30-39 years25,760
40-49 years20,550
50-59 years16,458
60-69 years9,863
70-79 years3,796
80+ years1,326
Ethnic Group (C 2012)
Sinhalese17,138
Tamil143,123
Sri Lankan Moor11,748
Other ethnic group106
Religion (C 2012)
Buddhist16,853
Hindu119,401
Muslim11,972
Christian23,803
Other religion86
Place of Birth (C 2012)
in the same district94,673
elsewhere77,442

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